Author Archives: nwooler

Password Security and Social Engineering

I was doing some research for an upcoming blog post for work and came across this funny bit that Jimmy Kimmel did during the Sony hack hype.  It has some really important content for security professionals and the general public. … Continue reading

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DropBox Compromise Truth: 6.8 Million Users May Not Be Compromised

You may be reading headlines like this one from the Daily Mail, “‘Your stuff is safe’: Dropbox denies hack after anonymous post claims it has the personal details of up to 6.9 MILLION users” , about another large cache of users falling prey … Continue reading

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3 Things Users Can Do to Protect Themselves Against Russian Hackers HoneyPot of Identities

The most salacious headline last week from the BlackHat Conference was the announcement in NY Times that Russian Hackers had amassed a 1.2 Billion User email and password database.  The database included identities from sites that still had known vulnerabilities … Continue reading

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Top 5 Best Beer Bars in Monterey for Cloud Identity Summit

The Cloud Identity Summit starts this weekend and for those of the attendees that are looking to have an after hours discussion about Identity related topics while enjoying a beer, here is the definitive (ok maybe too strong) guide to … Continue reading

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Cloud Identity Summit Preview – Monterey

Looks like an exciting agenda for the Cloud Identity Summit in Monterey (same week as the California Rodeo so great week to be in Monterey).  The culture at this event, which Andre Durand, has done a lot of work to foster has really … Continue reading

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Top Security & Cloud Podcasts

I get asked all the time, “how do you stay abreast of the latest trends in security & cloud?”.  I am an audio learner and I spend a lot of time in the car so listening to podcasts is one … Continue reading

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Join 3VR @ ISC West

ISC West is one week away! We are excited about the event because we have exciting news to share with the industry. We have a number of activities planned during the week. Please come by our booth located at Booth … Continue reading

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